School and Conservatory
Little Movers (Ages 3-7)
CityDance @ Rockville 1570 E Jefferson Street | Rockville, MD 20852
Classes run from Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - Friday, May 22, 2020
Dance classes designed to emphasize creativity and introduce technique, for dancers ages 3-7. Developed by Lorraine Spiegler, CityDance School & Conservatory Artistic Director & dance educator for 25 + years, classes are rooted in a fundamental understanding of children’s basic developmental phases.
All Little Movers get the exciting chance to dance in the culminating Children and Youth Concert on the main stage at Strathmore Music Center in May.
10-11am Ballet Beginner A (Ages 5-6)
10-11am Contemporary Movers (Ages 5-7)
11am-12pm Ballet Beginner B (Ages 6-7)
11am-12pm Modern 1 (Ages 7-9)*
12-1pm Ballet 1 (Ages 7-9)*
1-2pm Hip Hop 1/2 (Ages 7-9)*
2-3pm Jazz 1/2 (Ages 7-9)*
*Ages 7-9 classes are by placement only. All students in all classes will be evaluated and placed in the appropriate level at the beginning of the school year.
Pricing for 45 min class/week is $820 and for one hour/week is $914. All classes have an additional $85 performance fee per class. Creative Movers classes are available by session for $410 in the fall and $495 in the spring. Classes run September 3, 2019 through May 22, 2020.
CityDance 2019-2020 Calendar and Important Dates
September 3 (Tue) School Year Begins
September 7 (Sat) School & Conservatory Audition Date at Strathmore
September 14 (Sat) School & Conservatory Audition Date at Rockville
September 28 (Sat) Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker Audition at Rockville
September 29 (Sun) Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker Rehearsals Begin at Rockville
November 16 (Sat) CityDance Summer Intensive Audition at Strathmore
November 26 - December 1 (Tue-Sun) Fall / Thanksgiving Break
TBD Creating the Magic Dress / Tech Rehearsals
December 6-8 (Fri-Sun) Creating the Magic Weekend I
December 13-14 (Fri-Sat) Creating the Magic Weekend II
December 15-16 (Sun-Mon) Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker Concerts at Strathmore (Sunday,12/15 at 2 & 7pm / Monday, 12/16 at 8pm)
December 22 - January 5 (Sun-Sun) Winter Break
January 1 (Wed) Deadline to inform CityDance Managing Director if you / your child will not be in the year-end performance
January 6 (Mon) First Day of Classes after Winter Break
January 13-18 (Mon-Sat) Parent Observation Week: Little Movers / Lower School & Upper School
January 18 (Sat) Last Day of Fall Session for Creative Movers Class
January 20 (Mon) First Day of Spring Session for Creative Movers Class
January 26 (Sun) CityDance Summer Intensive Audition at DREAM Center
February 10 (Mon) CityDance Summer Intensive Audition at Rockville
March 21 (Sat) CityDance Summer Intensive Audition at Strathmore
April 4 (Sat) Children & Youth Dress Rehearsal, Upper School Show Act I at Strathmore (9am-5pm)
April 5 (Sun) Children & Youth Dress Rehearsal, Upper School Show Act II at Strathmore (9am-5pm)
April 6-12 (Mon-Sun) Spring Break
April 26 (Sun) Children & Youth Dress Rehearsal, Little Movers / Lower School Show at Rockville (9am-5pm)
TBD Conservatory Concert Dress / Tech Rehearsals
May 2 (Sat) CityDance Summer Intensive Audition at Strathmore
May 9 (Sat) Conservatory Concert
May 10 (Sun) Conservatory Concert
May 17 (Sun) C&Y Extra Rehearsal Day at Rockville
May 19 (Tue) Last Day of Classes for Upper School
May 21 (Thu) Last Day of Classes for Lower School/Little Movers
May 20 (Wed) Children & Youth Technical Rehearsal for Upper School Act I at Strathmore Music Hall (3pm-9pm)
May 21 (Thu) Children & Youth Technical Rehearsal for Upper School Act II at Strathmore Music Hall (3pm-9pm)
May 22 (Fri) Children & Youth Technical Rehearsal for Lower School/Little Movers at Strathmore Music Hall (2pm-6:30pm)
May 23 (Sat) Children & Youth Concert at Strathmore Music Hall
PLEASE NOTE: THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND IS NOW THE CHILDREN & YOUTH CONCERT WEEKEND WITH TECHNICAL REHEARSAL ON WED-FRI AND THE CONCERT ON SATURDAY.
May 24-31 (Mon-Sun) Memorial Day Break: CityDance Closed
**There will be Conservatory Concert Dress Rehearsals scheduled prior to the concert.
The classes will continue until the day of the performance.
DANCE STUDIO LOCATIONS
CityDance@Strathmore 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda MD 20852
CityDance@Rockville 1570 E Jefferson Street, Rockville MD 20852